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Suspicious package at Ridgewood hospital

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Select Specialty hospital on Ridgewood road was on lock down for some time because of a suspicious package.

Jackson police said a male subject was seen casing the parking lot and then placing a brown paper bag taped up beside a parking space.

A woman noticed the individual and alerted the hospital.

The bomb squad and swat team responded.

Investigators determined the contents of the package were not a threat.

Normal operations at the hospital resumed a short time later.

No arrests have been made.

 

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